Daniel Nissen
    Daniel Nissen


    Denver, Colo.

    High School:
    Standley Lake



    Fifteen Falcons Earn WWC Academic Honors

    Erickson, Hyder, Stafford named to WWC All-Academic Team


    Twelve Falcons Earn WWC Academic Honors

    Erickson named to WWC All-Academic team


    Air Force vs. Northern Colorado

    The Falcons picked up a 35-9 WWC victory over the Bears on Senior Day.

    2011-12: Compiled an 0-3 mark on the year ... named to WWC Coaches' Honor Roll for third season.

    2010-11: Did not compete ... named to WWC Coaches' Honor Roll.

    2009-10: Posted a 2-2 overall record ... placed fourth at the Rocky Mountain Collegiate Open ... named to WWC Coaches' Honor Roll ... honored as MWC Scholar-Athlete.

    High School: Lettered in wrestling four years ... coached by Rich Talmich ... all-conference honoree ... placed fifth in the state in 2009 ... also lettered four years in both track and cross country ... placed ninth in the state in the 3200m relay ... named most athletic in junior and senior years.

    Personal: Member of cadet squadron 26 ... son of Ed and Sandra Nissen ... has two brothers, Chris (27) and Matt (26) ... older brother, Chris, was a 2007 graduate of the Academy and former wrestler for the Falcons ... plans to become a pilot ... hobbies include hunting, fishing and running ... craziest ambition is to visit every country in the world.

    Inside Wrestling